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Test Pattern: A Horror Movie Podcast

Oct 28, 2021

Hey there, Halloweenies!  It's time to gather round the big orange couch and tell five tales of frights - all from 90s Nickelodeon shows!

"The Ghost Story" from "Salute Your Shorts" (1991)

"Haunted House" from "Ren & Stimpy" (1992)

"The Tale of the Twisted Claw" from "Are You Afraid of the Dark" (1992)

"Halloweenie"...


Feb 25, 2021

In this episode, we're joined by Brandon to talk about online horrors brought IRL with Dee Snider's Strangeland and Hard Candy!

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Strangeland (1998)

Writer/actor commentary with Dee Snider

"Strange Stories From Behind the Scenes of Dee Snider's Strangeland" by Jacob Shelton, Ranker

"Why Dee Snider's Strangeland...


Feb 26, 2020

Can we last the night?  We talk siege narratives with the criminally underrated Demon Knight and the Tarantino/Rodriguez mashup From Dusk Till Dawn!

Sources

Tales From the Crypt: Demon Knight (1995)

Director commentary with Ernest Dickerson

Special effects commentary with special effects creator Todd Masters, visual...


Sep 19, 2019

We're going back to school and we're taking Mia with us!  Return to the hallowed halls of the horror that is high school with Disturbing Behavior and The Faculty!

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Disturbing Behavior (1998)

Director/Writer Commentary

"Disturbing Behavior is a Shining Example of Studio Manhandling" by Frank Calvillo,...


Oct 3, 2018

We kick off our October programming with a look at two allegedly family-friendly favorites ... featuring women who want to eat children.  We watched The Witches and Hocus Pocus!

 

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The Witches:

www.roalddahl.com

"Gobsmacked!: Memories of Editing The Witches" by Stephen Roxburgh

"20 Banned Books That May Surprise...